The table below looks at the statistics for Python skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Python over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Python
Rank 26 21 30
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs citing Python 8 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 4.08% 8.20% 1.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.43% 13.64% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 0
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
Python
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stevenage region.

Programming Languages Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
70 110 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 35.71% 60.11% 61.69%
Number of salaries quoted 62 93 87
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Python
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Python Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Python
Salary Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Python across the Stevenage region.

Python Salary Trend in Stevenage

Python
Salary Histogram in Stevenage

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Python across the Stevenage region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Python Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Python
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Python.

1 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 8 (66.67%) Google
1 8 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 8 (66.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (50.00%) Node.js
2 6 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (33.33%) MySQL
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (33.33%) Degree
3 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (16.67%) Product Management
4 2 (16.67%) RSpec
4 2 (16.67%) GTK+
4 2 (16.67%) HTML5
4 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 2 (16.67%) Google Apps
4 2 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) Subversion
4 2 (16.67%) Wireless
4 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (16.67%) QA

Python
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage region citing Python also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Python. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (16.67%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) RSpec
2 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (16.67%) Subversion
2 2 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Python Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Web Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 6 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 6 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (16.67%) Ajax
3 2 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (16.67%) CakePHP
3 2 (16.67%) GTK+
3 2 (16.67%) HTML5
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) Product Management
2 2 (16.67%) UML
2 2 (16.67%) OO
2 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (16.67%) MVC
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Ruby
3 2 (16.67%) PHP
3 2 (16.67%) C
3 2 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Google